Link and unlink your Yahoo account with Facebook, Twitter, and other social networks

Your Yahoo account can be easily linked and unlinked to several social networks.


Linking to a Twitter or Facebook account

  1. Sign in to Yahoo Profile.
  2. Select the Settings icon Wrench icon.
  3. Select Connected Accounts.
  4. Select the icon for the social networking site you want to link.
  5. Enter your login credentials and/or authorize access as needed.
    - Once your account is linked, the toggle will slide to the right, indicating the account is connected.

Unlinking a Twitter or Facebook account

  1. Follow steps 1-3 above.
  2. Select the icon for the social networking site you want to unlink.
    - The toggle will slide to the left, indicating the account is no longer connected.

Note: To unlink other connected accounts, see How do I manage external application and website connections?


The above steps can also correct the following problems: 

  • Relinking a Facebook account with Yahoo after changing your Facebook password.
  • Unable to sign in to Facebook Chat through Yahoo Messenger.
  • Disconnecting your social account from one Yahoo account and connecting it to another.
    -Only one social networking account can be connected to Yahoo at one time.
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